to replevy

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to return goods to their rightful owner by replevin; to recover goods
{v} to obtain a release of a distree, upon security
{i} order of release; release of confiscated goods (Law)
{f} retake possession of confiscated property by replevin (Law)
To take or get back, by a writ for that purpose (goods and chattels wrongfully taken or detained), upon giving security to try the right to them in a suit at law, and, if that should be determined against the plaintiff, to return the property replevied
To bail
to replevy